Founded in 1897, Houston Yacht Club is the oldest yacht club in Texas. HYC has earned a reputation for outstanding programs, facilities, and services to its members. It keeps a busy calendar of races, cruises, social and educational events, and youth sailing activities to cater to members of all ages. HYC boasts a modern harbor, a spectacular view of Galveston Bay, and a historic three-story clubhouse with a ballroom, dining room and guest rooms. The club’s grounds include a magnificent Olympic-size swimming pool lined with cabanas. HYC is noted for excellent race management. The club regularly hosts two to three national or international regattas a year. Visit the club’s website to learn more about HYC’s history, facilities, and location.